Andre Wheeler

Andre Wheeler is CEO of Asia Pacific Connex, with more than 25 years’ experience in international business. He is currently working towards his doctorate on the Impact of China's Belt and Road initiative on infrastructure and logistics in the Asean region.
Andre Wheeler
Andre Wheeler is CEO of Asia Pacific Connex, with more than 25 years’ experience in international business. He is currently working towards his doctorate on the Impact of China's Belt and Road initiative on infrastructure and logistics in the Asean region.

Latest from Andre Wheeler

How negotiations gave Myanmar and China both a better deal in joint port project

Concerns over Myanmar falling into a Chinese ‘debt trap’ through the belt and road development plan can be assuaged by a committed effort by both parties to reach a mutually beneficial agreement.

2 Aug 2018 - 8:47PM

Concerns over Myanmar falling into a Chinese ‘debt trap’ through the belt and road development plan can be assuaged by a committed effort by both parties to reach a mutually beneficial agreement.

How negotiations gave Myanmar and China both a better deal in joint port project
Opinion | Far from a ‘debt trap’, China’s belt and road allows countries like Myanmar to leapfrog poverty

Western critics of China’s multilateral infrastructure investment programme overlook the holistic and long-term benefits the belt and road brings to countries like Myanmar. What’s more, they aren’t offering any alternatives.

13 Jul 2018 - 5:52AM

Western critics of China’s multilateral infrastructure investment programme overlook the holistic and long-term benefits the belt and road brings to countries like Myanmar. What’s more, they aren’t offering any alternatives.

Far from a ‘debt trap’, China’s belt and road allows countries like Myanmar to leapfrog poverty
How the Malaysian election result could change Singapore’s role in China’s Belt and Road Initiative

Mahathir’s cancellation of the high-speed rail connecting Malaysia and Singapore is a blow to the Lion City’s Belt and Road Initiative ambitions, but it still has a role to play.

30 May 2018 - 7:12PM

Mahathir’s cancellation of the high-speed rail connecting Malaysia and Singapore is a blow to the Lion City’s Belt and Road Initiative ambitions, but it still has a role to play.

How the Malaysian election result could change Singapore’s role in China’s Belt and Road Initiative
China’s belt and road push will help Hong Kong top regional rival Singapore